Free Webinar on Sound Expansion of Mobile Financial Services: A Risk Matrix Approach for Developing Enabling Environments

The public is invited to join the free webinar on the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mobile Financial Services Speaker’s Series seminar on October 21, 2011, at 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. EST (9:00 – 11:00 p.m. Manila Time).

In this webinar, Michael Ingram of Innovations for Poverty Action and Maria Stephens of USAID will present the USAID-Booz Allen Hamilton Mobile Financial Services Risk Matrix tool which was developed from the two-year project that aims to address the unique challenges for regulatory authorities tasked with overseeing the safety and soundness of both national and global payments systems and financial institution regimes. The webinar participants will be provided with an overview of the tool, discuss how the tool is currently being utilized within global regulatory contexts, and introduce some current USAID research underway that builds upon technical issues raised within the tool.

To register for the webinar, please click on the link: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/825618090